Symbol for single fillet weld

Q.  Which welding symbol is shown below?
- Published on 14 Sep 15

a. Lap joint
b. Single V butt joint
c. Double fillet weld
d. Single fillet weld

ANSWER: Single fillet weld


  • Sravanthi   -Posted on 06 Nov 15
    - Different welding symbols are used to specify welding on a drawing.

    - The above shown welding symbol is of single fillet weld.

    - Fillet welds are also known as lap welds. These welds are obtained by overlapping two planes and by welding the intersected edge.

    - The different types of fillet welds are:

    1) Parallel fillet weld: In these welds, load axis is parallel to the axis of fillet.

    2) Transverse fillet weld: In these welds, load axis is perpendicular to the axis of fillet. Single and double transverse welds are types of transverse fillet welds.

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